Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Disaster Recovery Manager was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Disaster Recovery Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 865 873
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Disaster Recovery Manager 19 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.020% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.021% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 19
UK median daily rate £410 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £381 £400 £300
90th Percentile £538 £588 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £440 £469
% change year-on-year -11.93% -6.13% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Disaster Recovery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Disaster Recovery Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager.

Contractor daily rate trend for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 18 £420 -16.00%
UK excluding London +30 15 £388 -11.93%
East of England - 9 £388 -
London -5 4 £513 -8.89%
South East +9 3 £513 -2.38%
North of England +64 1 - -
West Midlands +28 1 - -
North West +26 1 - -
Midlands +18 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £400 -

Disaster Recovery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Disaster Recovery Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Disaster Recovery Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (63.16%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Office 365
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
7 1 (5.26%) Mitel

Disaster Recovery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (63.16%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Mitel
1 1 (5.26%) NetApp